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POINTS OF INTEREST The Alamo

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Amarillo

A one-of-a-kind theme park, known as the 1st show-cave in Texas, tour the Balcones Fault Line Cave and discover the nation’s only true example of an earthquake-formed cave. Go deep underground and see up close the devastation of a major quake. Exit by the “Stratavator” and ride high into the sky to the Tejas Observation Tower. Be amazed by the Topsy-Turvy World of The Anti-Gravity House where everything is backwards, even water flows uphill! 1000 Prospect Street, San Marcos (512) 392-3760 wonderworldpark.com

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artifacts, advanced media and stunning archival film and photos

LBJ State and National Historical Parks Visit the Texas

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White House and ranch where LBJ hosted world leaders and made national decisions during the 60s

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Pioneer Museum Immerse yourself in the stories of the German settlers who built Fredericksburg

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working wildflower farm in the nation

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Enchanted Rock State Natural Area Massive dome of pink granite

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visited by humans for over 11,000 years

Old Tunnel State Park From

DISTANCE IN MILES BETWEEN SAN ANTONIO AND... Austin . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 79 Boerne . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 32 Corpus Christi . . . . . . . . 143 Dallas . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 271 El Paso . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 548 Fort Worth . . . . . . . . . . . . 262 Fredericksburg . . . . . . . . 71

Ostrich feathers, zebra ears and buffalo noses so close to you, you could touch them. Meander through 450 acres of rolling hills, creek beds and magnificent live oak trees and witness the behavior of over 500 animals from 40 exotic, native and endangered animal species worldwide. Exit #175 off I-35 between San Antonio and New Braunfels. (830) 438-7400 wildliferanchtexas.com

Experience one of the world’s premier caverns. Fun and discovery around every bend with several tour options including the Hidden Passages Tour, where shadows dance over delicate formations and mystery awaits in every shadow. The Discovery Tour offers views of otherworldly formations created by single drops of water and the slow passage of time. Check out their Canopy Challenge or their open-air Maze. Adventure and fun awaits. 30 minutes north of downtown, 8 miles west of I-35 at exit #175. (210) 651-6101 naturalbridgecaverns.com

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famous by Willie Nelson and Waylon Jennings when they sang “Let’s go to Luckenbach Texas…”

Texas Rangers Heritage Center at Fort Martin Scott Where the history and

Wine Road 290 Fifteen wineries strung like pearls along Highway 290 between Fredericksburg and Johnson City Historic Main Street Over 150 shops,

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Visit Boerne

San Antonio Zoo

BUT FIRST! Stop by our Visitor Information Center— 302 E. Austin. Watch a short video on the area and get more inside info to make your stay memorable.

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Spread over 56 acres, the zoo is home to over 9,000 animals of 750 species and is one for the first “cage-less” zoos in America. Also houses one of the largest bird collections in the country. Visit the new Giraffe Feeding Experience. 3903 North St. Mary’s Street. (210) 734-7184 sazoo.org

boutiques, art galleries, museums and restaurants along Main Street

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legend of the Texas Rangers is preserved and becoming a living part of the present

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approx. May to October an evening emergence of over two million bats

Luckenbach Texas Made world

Galveston . . . . . . . . . . . . . 241 Houston . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 197 Kerrville . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 50 Laredo . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 154 New Braunfels . . . . . . . . . 32 San Marcos . . . . . . . . . . . . 49 Waco . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 181

Natural Bridge Caverns

The Museum houses the largest and most comprehensive collection of ancient Egyptian, Greek and Roman, as well as Asian, art in the southern United States. It also has a significant collection of Latin American art, from preColumbian times to the present, showcased in the Nelson A. Rockefeller Center for Latin American Art. The growing contemporary collection balances true masterpieces with notable Texas and regional art. (210) 978-8100 samuseum.org

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Wildseed Farms The largest

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Natural Bridge Wildlife Ranch

San Antonio Museum of Art

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Texas Tourism Office

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Explore over 70 acres of shared family fun, thrilling adventure, and relaxation! Schlitterbahn Waterpark New Braunfels is nestled along the beautiful banks of the Comal River and features world-famous attractions, epic river adventures, kid’s water playgrounds, and beautiful spots to relax and share a picnic – there is truly something for everyone! Located in New Braunfels. (830) 625-2351 schlitterbahn.com

Below street level and bordered by lush gardens and trees, the San Antonio River winds its way through downtown, creating this world-famous “attraction.” Ride numerous boat tours or river taxis to restaurants, shops, museums and nightlife. thesanantonioriverwalk.com

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Located in downtown San Antonio, the Buckhorn features wildlife from all over the world, including the amazing 78 Point Buck! The Texas Ranger Museum houses hundreds of artifacts including revolvers, automatic handguns, sawed-off shotguns, badges and more. 318 East Houston Street. (210) 247-4000 buckhornmuseum.com

An expansive park with thrill rides, family rides, kid’s rides, water park rides, live music shows, shopping and dining. Their newest ride, SUPERMAN, The Virtual Reality Coaster premiered in June. Located 15 minutes from downtown, I-10 West and Loop 1604, exit La Cantera Pkwy. (210) 697-5050 sixflags.com

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Buckhorn Museum & Texas Ranger Museum

Six Flags Fiesta Texas

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The world’s largest marine life park has more than 25 spectacular shows, exhibits, rides & attractions; a marine mammal pool where guests may feed and touch dolphins. Bring swim suits for water slides, rides and wave pool. Call for specific days open and hours. Located 16 miles northwest of downtown at Ellison Drive and Westover Hills Boulevard off Hwy 151. (800) 700-7786 seaworld.com

Wonder World Park

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SeaWorld® San Antonio

Established in 1718 as the city’s first mission and in its present location since 1724, The Alamo is most famous as the spot where the battle for Texas independence was fought in 1836. The Alamo houses exhibits on the Texas Revolution and Texas history. Stroll the beautiful Alamo Gardens, just a short distance from the River Walk. Alamo Plaza – Downtown San Antonio. (210) 225-1391 thealamo.org

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S U P P O R T 1 Alamo Trolley Tours 321 Alamo Plaza San Antonio (210) 228-9776 thealamotrolley.com

2 Animal World &

Snake Farm Zoo

5640 Interstate Highway 35 South New Braunfels (830) 608-9270 exoticanimalworld.com

3 Bandera County

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Double Decker

126 State Highway 16 South Bandera (830) 796-3045 banderacowboycapital.com

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San Antonio City • San Antonio Missions Texas Hill Country • Wine Country Double Decker Hop-On, Hop-Off Bus Tours Reservations and Information

(800) 341-6000

4 Ben & Jerry’s Riverwalk

111 West Crockett Street, #207 San Antonio (210) 220-3770 benjerry.com/riverwalksouth

5 Buckhorn Museum

318 East Houston Street San Antonio (210) 247-4000 buckhornmuseum.com

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216 East Crockett Street San Antonio (210) 224-8687 citysightseeingsanantonio.com

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8 Alamo Double Decker Tours 321 Alamo Plaza San Antonio (210) 228-9776 citytoursinc.com

9 Gray Line Tours

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1343 Hallmark Drive San Antonio (800) 341-6000 graylinesa.com

10 Hard Rock Café – San Antonio

111 West Crockett Street San Antonio (210) 224-7625 hardrock.com/cafes/ san-antonio

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421 East Commerce Street San Antonio (210) 226-8462 nakediguanariverwalkbar.com

12 Natural Bridge Caverns

26495 Natural Bridge Caverns Road Natural Bridge Caverns (210) 651-6101 naturalbridgecaverns.com

13 Rio Rio Cantina

421 East Commerce Street San Antonio (210) 226-8462 riorioriverwalk.com

14 Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Odditorium 301 Alamo Plaza San Antonio (210) 224-9299 ripleys.com/sanantonio

15 Ripley’s Haunted

Adventure / Tomb Rider / Guinness Museum 329 Alamo Plaza San Antonio (210) 226-2828 alamoplazaattractions.com

16 San Marcos Lions Club Tube Rental

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400 North Liberty Avenue New Braunfels (830) 625-2351 schlitterbahn.com

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204 Alamo Plaza San Antonio (210) 638-1338 sistersgrimmghosttour.com

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17000 Interstate Highway 10 West San Antonio (210) 697-5050 or (210) 697-5444 sixflags.com

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